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How Green Is Your Tree? Sustainable Holiday Tips
Professor and Director of Street Markets
Surely we shouldn't be cutting down a tree? As a child, these pangs of guilt were short lived and immediately washed away by the warmth and glitter of decorating day. As an adult, though, the environmental impact of my choices is important to me.
Frightful Waste: Making Halloween Green
Who said Halloween has to be all orange and black? With a little do-it-yourself work and imagination, All Hallows' Eve can go green, too.
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Green New Year's Resolutions 2013: Eco-Friendly Goals For The New Year
Below are a few of our ideas for green resolutions for 2013, and we’d love for you to add your own New Year's goals as well
Homemade Christmas Gift Guide: Material-Free, Last Minute Presents For The Holidays
After promising that, for once, you would get holiday shopping done early this year, you’ve found yourself in a familiar
10 Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season
Public Health Policy Director, Moms Clean Air Force
While we often focus on sources of outdoor air pollution, there are many concrete things we can do to make sure the air we breathe inside our homes is as healthy as possible, especially around the holidays. What follows are some holiday tips for helping keep your indoor air safe.
Green Christmas Tips: Ideas For Creating Less Waste During The Holidays
From Mother Nature Network's Laura Moss: From Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, household waste increases by more than 25 percent
Eco-Friendly Christmas Tips: How To Save Energy During The Holidays
From Networx's Chaya Kurtz: According to University of Minnesota economist Joel Waldfogel, Americans spend about $65 billion
DIY Mason Jar Crafts: Homemade Gifts For The Holidays
From Earth911's Mary Mazzoni: Handmade gifts are the ideal way to show loved ones you care without the hustle, bustle and
Green Halloween Costumes 2012: Easy, Free DIY Ideas For Kids And Adults
Pumpkins abound, pop-up stores are sporting ghoulish window displays, and candy corn is back. Halloween time has officially
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Fourth Of July Festivities: How To Keep Your Dog Calm
From Mother Nature Network's Morieka Johnson: While Lulu has issues traveling by car, loud noises don’t seem to bother my
Fourth Of July Activities: Green Your Holiday
Sizzling temperatures, long days and melting popsicles mean one very important thing -- the Fourth of July is just around
Father's Day Gift Ideas 2012: Cheap, Easy And Eco-Friendly Presents For Dad
Father's Day is coming up on Sunday, June 17th. While buying Dad a gift is something you can look forward to, take some time
Aurora Pictures Of 2011
Although northern lights are traditionally seen only as far south as the northern United States, they could be seen much
Winter Energy Saving Tips Help Cut Costs And Keep You Warm (PHOTOS)
With the warmth of spring months away and parts of the U.S. getting battered by winter weather, maintaining your home in
Gift Wrap Recycling And Holiday Card Reusing Tips (Photos)
From Earth911's Alexis Petru: With the holidays winding down, you may soon be tossing cards and wrapping paper in the recycling
Animal Photos Of The Week
Family pets may be an important part of holiday celebrations for some people, but some experts recommend you avoid gifting
Georgia River Reindeer Population Dramatically Dropping (PHOTOS)
Innu elder and Chief Georges-Ernest Gregoire told Survival International: "All the massive industrial 'development' projects
Rare Wild Animal Searches Of 2011 On Google Zeitgeist List (PHOTOS)
List courtesy of Google. For more on the best of 2011, visit bestof2011.aol.com Unfortunately, many of these creatures are
Winter Solstice: Cold-Weather Green Activities To Enjoy This Season
There's a lot to love about these chilly winter months -- an excuse to curl up inside and read a book all weekend, eat yummy
Green Holiday Decorations And Wrapping Tips (PHOTOS)
If you want to look your best when you go out this holiday season and stay green, check out these eco-friendly party dresses
Holiday Puppy Gifting: Can It Be Done Responsibly? (PHOTOS)
From Mother Nature Network: Q: I want to get my family a puppy for Christmas. Where's the best place to look? A: Resist the
Cheap Stocking Stuffers Are Eco-Friendly And Under $10 (PHOTOS)
From Earth911's Alexis Petru: You've decked the halls, you've trimmed the tree and soon it will be time to fill those Christmas
Vegan Party Shoes To Go Green This Holiday Season (PHOTOS)
From EcoSalon: From color blocking to shimmering chevron stripes, leopard spot prints to richly hued velvet heels, you'll
Hanukkah Menorahs: Green DIY Guide (PHOTOS)
From Networx: The Jewish festival of Chanuka will take place this year the evenings of December 20th through the afternoon
Eco-Friendly Party Dresses: Be A Green Glam Girl (PHOTOS)
Why not think even further with your purchase this year and how you could wear it year round? We’ve found 10 dresses that
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